Panama's Foreign Minister Isabel Saint Malo takes part in the meeting to discuss the Venezuelan political crisis, in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Peru's president has been vocal in rejecting the new Venezuelan constitutional assembly, but the region has had trouble agreeing on collective actions. Foreign Ministers from more than a dozen Latin American governments were gathering in Lima to discuss how to force President Nicolas Maduro to back down. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Sanctions Regime

Venezuela Hits Back Following New Sanctions over Alleged Funding of WMD and Terrorism

The new sanctions were imposed due to a “high risk in the area of money laundering, financing terrorism, and financing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.”